Enrique Iglesias wins big at Latin AMAs
- Bang Showbiz
- 9 October 2015
Enrique Iglesias was the big winner at the inaugural Latin American Music Awards, picking up five awards including Artist of the Year
Enrique Iglesias was the big winner at the inaugural Latin American Music Awards.
The 40-year-old star scooped five awards at the ceremony, including Artist of the Year, Favourite Male Artist and three further awards for his collaboration with Nicky Jam, 'El Perdón'.
The track - which translates as 'Forgiveness' - won Song of the Year, Favourite Streaming Song and Favourite Collaboration.
Thanking his fans for voting for him on social media, he wrote: "Thank you all for voting for all the #LatinAMAs!!! (sic)"
The awards show was broadcast live from the Dolby Theatre in Los Angeles, where Natalie La Rose, Paulina Rubio, Trevi, Fonseca and Yandel with Lil Jon all performed.
Other winners on the evening included J Balvin who picked up the New Artist of the Year gong, Ricky Martin who won in the Album of the Year category for 'A Quien Quiera Escuchar', and Gloria Trevi who took home the Favourite Female Artist title.
Meanwhile Demi Lovato picked up the Favourite Crossover Artist award and 'I Want You To Know' by Zedd featuring Selena Gomez was named Favourite Dance Song.
The complete list of winners from the Latin AMAs 2015 is as follows:
New Artist of the Year: J Balvin
Artist of the Year: Enrique Iglesias
Song of the Year: Nicky Jam & Enrique Iglesias - 'El Perdón'
Album of the Year: Ricky Martin - 'A Quien Quiera Escuchar'
Favourite Female Artist: Gloria Trevi
Favourite Male Artist - Pop/Rock: Enrique Iglesias
Favourite Duo or Group - Pop/Rock: Camila
Favourite Song - Pop/Rock: Ricky Martin feat. Yotuel - 'La Mordidita'
Favourite Male Artist - Regional Mexican: Luis Coronel
Favourite Duo or Group - Regional Mexican: Julión Álvarez y su Norteño Banda
Favourite Song - Regional Mexican: Julión Álvarez y su Norteño Banda - 'Y Así Fue'
Favourite Male Artist - Urban: Daddy Yankee
Favourite Duo or Group - Urban: Gente de Zona
Favourite Song - Urban: Daddy Yankee - 'Sígueme y te Sigo'
Favourite Artist - Tropical: Romeo Santos
Favourite Song - Tropical: Gente de Zona feat. Marc Anthony - 'La Gozadera'
Favourite Collaboration: Nicky Jam & Enrique Iglesias - 'El Perdón'
Favourite Crossover Artist: Demi Lovato
Favourite Dance Song: Zedd feat. Selena Gomez - 'I Want You To Know'
Favourite Streaming Song: Nicky Jam & Enrique Iglesias - 'El Perdón'